The Sörbygden fishing area is about 50 kilometres from Bräcke and about 34 kilometres from Kälarne. Sörbygden’s fishing association – which is engaged in breeding fish for annual stocking – is a non-profit organization working for good fishing conditions.
The Sörbygden’s contains a part of Båthällströmmarna, with good fishing opportunities and beautiful scenery. There are also two ’put and take’ ponds: Åstjärnen and Kunsttjärnen.
The minimum size for grayling is 35 cm; for trout it’s 40 cm. Worm fishing is prohibited. You’re allowed to have double hooks – triple hooks are prohibited.
· Rainbow trout
- Fishing season
· Kent-Ove Norberg: +46 (0)70-2063999, +46 (0)6-9670140
· You can also buy your fishing license via www.ifiske.se. Search for Gimån-Åstjärnen Sörbygdens FVOF.
· You can also buy a license for almost all rivers in Gimån: 450 kr for 3 days, 750 for a week.
· For ponds you have to buy a day license, 80 kr, max 4 fish. You can buy licenses directly with the ponds (100 kr). At the gas station in Sörbygden is a license machine for day cards.